EVAN L. MACFARLANE graduated from law school in 1976 and is a former Assistant Prosecutor and Chief Assistant Prosecutor with the Eaton County Prosecutor's Office. He served as the Assistant Executive Director of the Prosecuting Attorney's Association of Michigan. Macfarlane is a member of the International Association of Defense Counsel. He has also served as an instructor for the U.S. District Court Advocacy Institute, the National Institute of Trial Advocacy, as well as the Michigan Judicial Institute.
Consider the following:
Comfort Level - Are you comfortable telling the lawyer personal information? Does the lawyer seem interested in solving your problem?
Credentials - How long has the lawyer been in practice? Has the lawyer worked on other cases similar to yours?
Cost - How are the lawyer's fees structured - hourly or flat fee? Can the lawyer estimate the cost of your case?
City - Is the lawyer's office conveniently located?
Here are a few to get you started: